Cardiac PET Imaging,  An Issue of PET Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455711208

Cardiac PET Imaging, An Issue of PET Clinics, Volume 6-4

1st Edition

Authors: Wengen Chen Amol Takalkar
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455711208
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 3rd January 2012

Description

Nuclear medicine has played a significant role in imaging cardiovascular diseases.  With developments in PET imaging, that role has expanded.  This issue reviews the latest uses for PET in the imaging of cardiac sarcoidosis, cardiac and arterial calcifications, coronary vascular disease, vulnerable atherosclerotic plaque, and myocardial viability.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455711208

About the Authors

Wengen Chen Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Division of Nuclear Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Amol Takalkar Author